There are few coins as popular as the Gold Canadian Maple Leaf, and even fewer with the kind of diverse array of options as the Gold Maple Leaf. First introduced in 1979, these iconic coins have been a must-have for serious investors for almost 40 years. Right now, the 2017 8 Gram Gold Canadian MapleGram is available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you in divisible blister cards.
- Consists of a total of 8 Grams (.257 Troy oz) of .9999 fine gold in BU condition.
- Includes an Assay for each coin.
- Bears individual face values of $.50 (CAD) backed by the federal government of Canada.
- Obverse features Queen Elizabeth II.
- Reverse bears the sugar maple leaf.
Each 2017 8 Gram Gold Canadian MapleGram available today is in BU condition. Coins in this condition exhibit no signs of wear and tear, though you may see minor flaws ranging from breaks in the luster and spotted surfaces to contact marks from the coining process.
2017 8 Gram Gold Canadian MapleGrams are unique because it offers one of the world’s most popular coin designs in a sealed package containing a total of eight coins. With your purchase today, you receive a sealed sleeve with eight individual 1 Gram Gold Canadian Maple Leaf coins. Each coin in the MapleGram package has its own assay, authenticating the coin’s weight and purity.
The reverse side of each 2017 Gold Canadian Maple Leaf coin features the sugar maple leaf design, in use since 1979 when the program first started. Today it includes radial lines and engravings of the weight, purity, metal content, and nation of issue for the coins.
On the obverse of each of the individual 1 Gram Gold Canadian Maple Leaf coins is the right-profile portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. The third one used on Gold Maple Leaf coins, it was created in 2003 by Susanna Blunt and debuted on Gold Maple Leaf coins beginning in 2005.
Founded in 1908, the Royal Canadian Mint has quickly become one of the world’s most respected refineries. Today it produces bullion and proof coins, as well as Canada’s circulation currency and paper banknotes. The RCM has two facilities, in Winnipeg and Ottawa.
If you have any questions about this exciting product from the Royal Canadian Mint, please don’t hesitate to contact Silver.com. Our associates are available on the phone at 888-989-7223, online using our live web chat feature, or by sending us your questions via our email address.